Movie ‘Lucid Dream’ finished its filming of about 3 months and wrapped up its crank-up in Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk on June 29.
Movie ‘Lucid Dream’ is based on the subject of lucid dream, a phenomena where one dreams while being aware of oneself. It is a fantasy-thriller that portrays the desperate battle of a man who lost his son 3 years ago and hovers between dream and reality to discover clues through lucid dreams.
Cranking-up in front of a Namhae cathedral located in Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk, ‘Lucid Dream’ had smoothly finished all its shootings in a friendly atmosphere while not slowing down the feeling of tension till the end. In particular, despite the tight schedule to adapt over 80 cuts per day from morning till night, it is said that it boasted a close-knit teamwork from all of the actors and staffs up to the last highlight filming.
Sol Kyung-gu said, “A lot of actors –including Go Soo and Kang Hye-jung– and staffs had worked hard. I think that it will be a good movie very much coming out.” and ask viewers to look forward to it. Go Soo shared his thoughts, “I had fun working with the best staff, director, and actors.” during the crank-up. In addition, directing his first film through ‘Lucid Dream’, rookie director Kim Joon-sung said, “I was really very fortunate to be able to work with esteemed actors who are representatives of South Korea, and want to thank the senior actors for accepting and following me in spite of it being my debut. If there is a chance next time, I would like to work with these actors again.” and caught attention for revealing his affection toward the project and its actors.
‘Lucid Dream’ boasted an all-star cast with Go Soo, Sol Kyung-gu, Kang Hye-jung, Park Yuchun, and others. Go Soo undertook the role of Dae-ho and is expected to show the image of a father who struggles to find his lost son. Sol Kyung-gu turns into Bang-seop, an elite police officer who assists Dae-ho. There is Kang Hye-jung who is Dae-ho’s friend and helps in becoming the guide for his lucid dreams as a psychiatrist; and Park Yuchun joined in the role of a mysterious figure resolving around the protagonist Dae-ho.
The movie is slated to be released in the second half of 2015 after its post-production.